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E17 Protest March against Education Cuts

Photos of last Friday’s March against the Education cuts – we had a fantastic turnout including Stella Creasy MP.   

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Unison Welfare – There for You

here for members – how our charity helped this winter   More than 600 UNISON members struggling to pay for their heating, have been awarded over £30,000 thanks to UNISON’s dedicated welfare charity, There For You. Eight hundred and ten people

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Workers Memorial Day – 28th April 2017

REMEMBER THE DEAD – FIGHT FOR THE LIVING WORKERS MEMORIAL DAY, 28th APRIL 2017  Workers Memorial Day is held every 28th April around the world to remember those killed, injured, disabled and made unwell by their work and to recognise

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Celebrate Diversity in Haringey – Sunday 23rd April

Come and help celebrate Diversity in Haringey – commemorating the Battle of Wood Green 40 years ago on Ducketts Common when the Wood Green community stood up to the National Front to defend cultural diversity in Haringey.

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Save Our NHS campaigners welcome Waltham Forest Council’s decision to reject controversial plans

A lobby of Cabinet was held on Tuesday 17 January at the Town Hall.    Save Our NHS Waltham Forest has publicly campaigned against Sustainability and Transformation since last year and welcomed the Council’s decision to reject plans for the NHS which they claim are

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Use us or Lose Us

Save our Trade Union Studies Departments Direct government funding of Trade Union Studies in England has now ceased.  Just half the college trade union studies departments that existed a year ago remain.  The TUC is supporting the programme in colleges

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Jeremy Corbyn Nominated by Unison Labour Link Committee

Jeremy Corbyn has been nominated as the Labour Link candidate for the Leadership election.

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Butterfields Campaign Update – 26 May 2016

PROPERTY SPECULATORS TARGET TENANT LEADERS Property asset-strippers Butterfields E17 Ltd have declared war on the tenants of Butterfields… again. During negotiations between the current owners and Dolphin Living Trust, there had been a short period of truce between the landlord

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Unison and Vauxhall Partners scheme

Please see the link below for the Unison and Vauxhall Partners Scheme.   This is an opportunity to save on a wide variety of Vauxhall products including insurance.        

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Kill the Housing Bill – National Demo, Sunday 13 March

The “Kill the Housing Bill” national demo is taking place on Sunday the 13th March at 12.00, Lincoln’s Inn Fields.  This is yet another attack by this government on working class people.  We will be bringing the Unison branch banner to the demo

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